Experienced Autism Support Assistant (ASC)

Location: Batley, Kirklees, England
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Primary | SEN Support Jobs | Primary Teaching and Learning Assistants | Primary SEN Support
Reference: PE11317942
Salary: £325 - £375 per week, Benefits: Term-Time Only
Job Published: 16 days ago
I am currently looking for Autism specialists with knowledge, understanding and experience with supporting autism in the classroom .

The client that I'm working with are looking for x 2 experienced and dedicated candidates to support in their Autism Resource Provision, an area in the school that is dedicated to the support of their students who are living with Autism.

If you have experience supporting autism in a mainstream or special needs school and are seeking a new challenge, this may be the role for you.

Objectives of the ARP
• Encourage students to become independent learners and improve their social interaction skills.
• Identify and support students social and emotional needs
• Encourage and support daily communication
• Support students who can benefit from the expectations and demands of mainstream education.
• Encourage and support practical function skills
• Develop sensory processing
• Knowledge/Understanding of Autism (essential)
• TEACCH (desired)
• SCRETS (desired)
• PECS (desired)
• MAKATON (desired)

Please note: We undertake safeguarding checks on all our workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance 'Keeping Children Safe in Education'. As part of these checks, we require a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure for everyone working in schools. If you do not have a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service, we will require you to complete a new DBS application as part of the registration process, at a cost of £40.00.

If this is you, please click "Apply" or email your CV to jon.geraghty@protocol-education.com for more information